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The $1 Edmonton Oilfield Stamp From the 1967-1973 Centennial Issue

The $1 Edmonton Oilfield Stamp From the 1967-1973 Centennial Issue

This post explores the various printings of the $1 Edmonton Oilfield stamp from the 1967-1973 Centennial Issue in depth. Specifically covered are variations in gum, paper and perforation that are not specifically listed in the Unitrade Specialized Catalogue of Canadian Postage Stamps.
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The 25c Solemn Land Definitive of the 1967-1973 Centennial Issue

The 25c Solemn Land Definitive of the 1967-1973 Centennial Issue

A comprehensive description of all the different printings of the 25c Solemn Land definitive stamp from the 1967-1973 Centennial Issue. This post includes descriptions of all paper characteristics, including fluorescence, gum, tagging, perforations and plate flaws found.

 

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The 20c Quebec Ferry Stamp of the 1967-1973 Centennial Issue

The 20c Quebec Ferry Stamp of the 1967-1973 Centennial Issue

This post examines the various printings of Canada #464, the 20c Quebec Ferry stamp, from the 1967-1973 Centennial Issue in depth. Included is a lot of detail about the paper types, fluorescence, inks, tagging and gum, that is not available in the Unitrade catalogue. The information is drawn primarily from my knowledge as a dealer and my stock, which contains a large number of reference examples.
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The 15c Bylot Island Stamp of the 1967-73 Centennial Issue Part One

The 15c Bylot Island Stamp of the 1967-73 Centennial Issue Part One

This post explores all aspects of the 15c purple Bylot Island stamps from the 1967-1973 Centennial Issue of Canada, with dextrine gum. In this post I examine the paper varieties, shade varieties, perforation varieties, plastic flow varieties and the Winnipeg tagging that can be found on these stamps.
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The 10c Jack Pine Stamp of the 1967-73 Centennial Issue Part Three

The 10c Jack Pine Stamp of the 1967-73 Centennial Issue Part Three

This post explores all aspects of the 10c olive green Jack Pine stamp of the 1967-1973 Centennial Issue of Canada with PVA gum. In this post I examine the paper varieties, shade varieties, plate flaws, perforation varieties and both the Winnipeg and Ottawa tagged versions of these stamps.
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The 10c Jack Pine Stamp of the 1967-73 Centennial Issue Part Two

The 10c Jack Pine Stamp of the 1967-73 Centennial Issue Part Two

This post deals with all aspects of the 10c olive green Jack Pine stamp of the 1967-1973 Centennial Issue of Canada with the spotty white PVA gum. In discussing these stamps I examine the varieties that do occur in the paper, the shades, the perforations and I also discuss the Winnipeg and Ottawa tagged printings of these stamps.
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The 10c Jack Pine Stamp of the 1967-73 Centennial Issue Part One

The 10c Jack Pine Stamp of the 1967-73 Centennial Issue Part One

This post explores all aspects of the 10c olive green Jack Pine stamp from the 1967-1973 Centennial Issue of Canada, with dextrine gum. In this post I examine the many shade and paper varieties, the perforation varieties and all variations of the Winnipeg tagging that can be found on this stamp.
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